• India army chief to make historic visit to Saudi Arabia 05 Dec 2020 21:20 General Manoj Mukund Naravane will be India's first army chief to visit Saudi Arabia, in a historic tour starting on Sunday that signals closer ties between New Delhi and the Gulf kingdom. The Indian army chief will split his four-day trip between …
  • The politics of empathy 05 Dec 2020 20:03 The dictionary defines the word as “the action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another of either the past or present without having the feelings, thoughts, and …
  • Will Restore Jammu And Kashmir Autonomy, Say NC Leaders On Sheikh’s Birth Anniversary 05 Dec 2020 19:40 On the 115th birth anniversary of Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah, National Conference on Saturday said it is committed to fighting for the restoration of J&K's autonomy and Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir. Talking to media persons outside Sheikh's …
  • Pakistan records 44COVID-19 related deaths in last 24 hours 05 Dec 2020 19:30 Islamabad [Pakistan], December 5 (ANI): Pakistan on Saturday reported 44 COVID-19 related deaths in the last 24 hours as the nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 8,303. Citing the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC), …
  • Cultural Academy in Srinagar hosts folk music show 05 Dec 2020 19:30 Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 5 (ANI): In a bid to help young budding artists showcase their talent and promote archaic and traditional folk music, the Jammu and Kashmir Academy of Art, Culture, and Languages (JKAACL) has been hosting …
  • NIA files chargesheet in Handwara narco-terrorism case 05 Dec 2020 19:30 Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 5 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday filed a chargesheet against six persons before a special NIA court in Jammu in the case related to the seizure of 21 kg of Heroin and Rs 1.35 crores …
  • J-K Coronavirus: 501 new cases, 12 deaths 05 Dec 2020 19:30 Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 5 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday recorded 501 new positive cases of COVID-19 taking the total count of cases in the Union Territory to 11,2757. Jammu reported 267 cases of coronavirus while 234 cases …
  • J&K Records 12 More Corona Deaths, 501 New Cases 05 Dec 2020 19:18 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 1Shares Srinagar: Coronavirus claimed lives of twelve more people in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, taking the fatality count since the outbreak of pandemic in the Union Territory to 1742. In Kashmir, six more people lost …
  • Guns Roar Again Along LoC, IB 05 Dec 2020 19:17 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 4Shares Jammu: India and Pakistan troops exchanged heavy gunfire, including mortars for the second day running on Saturday along the Line of Control (LoC) and the International Border (IB) in twin districts of Poonch and …
  • Phase III Panch Elections Witness 61% Turnout 05 Dec 2020 19:17 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 6Shares 49.25% Votes Polled For Sarpanch Seats Jammu: The third phase of by-elections held on Friday to vacant seats of Panch and Sarpanch in Jammu and Kashmir recorded 61.10% and 49.25% voter turnout respectively, State …
  • NC Shifts Goal Post, Demand J&K’s 1953 Position 05 Dec 2020 19:17 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 4Shares Srinagar: The National Conference on Saturday demanded restoration of pre-August 9, 1953 position of Jammu and Kashmir, saying the ruling BJP government has to accept the ‘reality’ and ‘return’ what was snatched away …
  • HC Seeks ‘Action Plan’ On Relocation, Rehabilitation Of Dal Dwellers 05 Dec 2020 19:17 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 3Shares Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir High Court has directed Shaleen Kabra, Principal Secretary Revenue Department and Dheeraj Gupta, Commissioner Secretary Housing & Urban Development Department, to examine the issue of …
  • Amid Repair Ban and New Policy, Houseboats Are Sinking in Kashmir 05 Dec 2020 19:17 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 42Shares As sixth houseboat recently sank in the covid-crippled year of 2020, tourism players held the ban on renovation responsible for alarming fall and gradual fading of Kashmir’s iconic floating houses. WHEN a midnight …
  • 2 Youth Prevented From Joining Militancy: Police 05 Dec 2020 19:17 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 1Shares Srinagar: Police on Saturday claimed to have prevented two youth from joining militant ranks in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district. Based on a credible input about joining of two youths from the Wussan area of …
  • Time Over For NC, PDP’s Dynasty Rule: BJP 05 Dec 2020 19:17 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 2Shares Srinagar: Accusing National Conference (NC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), two major regional mainstream parties of looting Jammu and Kashmir’s resources, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national general …
  • SKIMS Celebrates 38th Annual Day & 3rd Convocation 05 Dec 2020 19:17 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 1Shares Srinagar- Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, (SKIMS) Srinagar celebrated its 38th Annual Day& 3rd Convocation on Saturday at SKICC Chasm-e-Shahi. Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha  who is also Chairman …
  • NIA Charges 6 In ‘Narco-Militancy’ Case 05 Dec 2020 19:17 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 3Shares Jammu: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday filed a chargesheet against six persons including a bank manager in a case related to the seizure of 21 kgs of heroin and cash amounting to over Rs 1.35 …
  • Opposition extends support to Bharat Bandh by farmer unions; protests in several states 05 Dec 2020 18:51 NEW DELHI: Several opposition parties on Saturday announced support to the 'Bharat Bandh' called on December 8 by farmer unions against the new agri-marketing laws and held protests in various parts of the country to express solidarity with the …
  • Mission Kashmir: Will the ballot beat the bullet this time in J&K ? 05 Dec 2020 16:15 PS Sudan, 79, who runs an arms and ammunition business in downtown Jammu still remembers the 1964 rally that Sheikh Abdullah addressed in Doda. The co-founder of the Muslim Conference, which was renamed National Conference in 1939, had just stepped out of …
  • Documenting Covid 'carnama' 05 Dec 2020 15:38 One country, one car, one aim: Meet ‘Road Ashram’ documenting how pandemic has affected India’s cities Three friends have set out on a road trip visiting cities and villages across India, but theirs is a lot more than just being a starry-eyed visitor in a …
  • Hiten Tejwani starrer ‘Nobel Peace’ set for OTT release 05 Dec 2020 13:51 Share00 The Hiten Tejwani-starrer film Nobel Peace looks all set to release on an OTT platform soon. The film narrates the journey of young boy who is guided by a college professor to eradicate hatred and religious bias among people, with an aim to restore …
  • 501 new cases take J&K’s Covid tally to 1,12,757 05 Dec 2020 13:51 Share00 New Covid-19 cases outnumbered recoveries in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, while 12 persons succumbed to the dreaded virus in the last 24 hours. An official bulletin said that 501 persons tested positive on Saturday, 267 from Jammu division and …
  • Pakistan violates ceasefire twice in J&K's Poonch district 05 Dec 2020 13:27 Representative imagePOONCH/ JAMMU & KASHMIR: Pakistan violated ceasefire twice in J&K's Poonch district on Saturday. The first unprovoked ceasefire violation came around 11:40 am, in which small arms were fired along with shelling with …
  • Narco-terror case: Bank manager among 6 in NIA’s charge sheet 05 Dec 2020 13:07 A 40-year-old former manager in a branch of a Cooperative Bank, a lineman and a Block Development Officer are among six people named in a charge sheet filed by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) here on Saturday in a case pertaining to the seizure of …
  • ‘Jugalbandi: The BJP before Modi’ review: Hindutva’s birth and growth 05 Dec 2020 13:05 The march of Hindu nationalism was wobbly and uncertain for most part of the last century, though its strides appear sure-footed now. Two central characters that chaperoned its current patriarch Narendra Modi to the throne were Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Lal …
  • J&K: NIA files chargesheet against 6 accused of cross-border smuggling of heroine 05 Dec 2020 12:53 The NIA has arrested four accused, two are absconding The National Investigative Agency (NIA) on Saturday filed a charge-sheet against six people involved in transborder narco-terror activities in Jammu Kashmir and elsewhere the country. The accused …
  • India's tally crosses 96 lakh-mark with 36,652 new COVID cases, 512 deaths in a day 05 Dec 2020 12:40 Image Source : PTI India's tally crosses 96L-mark with 36,652 new COVID cases, 512 deaths in a day With 36,652 new infections reported in a day, India's COVID-19 caseload on Saturday crossed 96 lakh-mark, according to the Union Health Ministry data …
  • India: The Silent Mental Health Crisis Among Women in Kashmir 05 Dec 2020 11:52 Srinagar, Indian-Administered Kashmir --- On May 19, 2020, the city of Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, awoke to a gunfight between the counter-insurgency grid of the Indian state and two rebels trapped inside a house in the congested …
  • ‘Full Spectrum: India’s Wars, 1972-2020’ review: Neighbourhood and internal wars in contemporary times 05 Dec 2020 11:34 Full Spectrum is the sequel to former Air Vice-Marshal Arjun Subramaniam’s first book, India’s Wars: A Military History, 1947-1971, and covers Indian military history from 1972 until 2020 presenting an indigenous narrative in addition to covering …
  • Who was Dineshwar Sharma; political leaders mourn loss of former IB director 05 Dec 2020 10:49 Who was Walid Muallem, Syrian Foreign Minister and top diplomat who died at 79 Lakshwadeep's Administrator, Dineshwar Sharma, died due to severe bleeding due to an intra-cerebral hemorrhage in a private hospital here on Friday. In a statement issued …
  • Pak violates ceasefire in J&K's Poonch district 05 Dec 2020 09:58 POONCH/ JAMMU & KASHMIR: Pakistan initiated an unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with small arms and shelling with mortars along the Line of Control (LoC) in Balakote sector in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. The ceasefire …
  • Pakistan records over 3,000 cases for third day in a row 05 Dec 2020 09:31 ISLAMABAD: Coronavirus cases in Pakistan surged by at least 3,119 in the past 24 hours, the third consecutive daily rise of over 3,000 infections, according to data issued by the National Command and Operations Centre on Saturday. Pakistan's cases have …
  • India, Pakistan Trade Fire Along IB In Kathua 05 Dec 2020 08:45 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 3Shares Jammu- The troops of India and Pakistan exchanged firing along the International Border in Kathua district of Jammu region, officials said on Saturday. Firing from across the border started around 9.50 pm on Friday …
  • TRS, AIMIM have lost morally in GHMC polls: Bhupender Yadav 05 Dec 2020 08:41 New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): Stating that Bharatiya Janata Party is a party of everyone from Kashmir to Kanyakumari, BJP leader Bhupender Yadav on Friday said both the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) and the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen ( …
  • Kerala Guv condoles demise of Lakshadweep Administrator 05 Dec 2020 08:41 Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], December 4 (ANI): Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan on Friday expressed his condolences on the demise of Lakshadweep administrator Dineshwar Sharma who passed away due to a lung-related ailment today. "I am …
  • J-K LG launches 12 online services, e-book of transport dep 05 Dec 2020 08:41 Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 5 (ANI): In yet another move to provide effective public delivery service at people's doorsteps, Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha on Friday launched 12 online services of Transport Department here at Raj …
  • 44 more succumb to coronavirus in Pakistan 05 Dec 2020 08:27 ISLAMABAD: The coronavirus has claimed 44 more lives in the past 24 hours as the second wave continues to wreak havoc in the country. With 3,119 new cases - the third consecutive daily rise of over 3,000 infections - the country’s tally has reached 413,191 …
  • India Ready to Work With Any US President But Won't Tolerate Policy Being Dictated, Analyst Says 05 Dec 2020 07:53 India 06:36 GMT 05.12.2020Get short URL A change of the US administration in the White House will not affect India's insistence upon its foreign and domestic policy remaining independent of outside influence, says Amrita Dhillon, a foreign affairs …
  • J&K DDC polls: 50.53 per cent voter turnout in third phase 05 Dec 2020 07:44 Image Source : PTI Voters wait in queue to cast their votes during the second phase of the District Development Council (DDC) elections at Surnakote area in Poonch district of Jammu. State Election Commissioner (SEC) KK Sharma informed on Friday that the …
  • Union Minister for Minority Affairs Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi chairs Central Waqf Council meeting in New Delhi today 05 Dec 2020 07:10 Dec-04 Union Minister for Minority Affairs Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said that Waqf Boards will be established soon in Jammu-Kashmir and Leh-Kargil and the process of establishing the Waqf Boards has been started. After chairing a Central Waqf Council …
  • Heavy snow, rain likely from Sunday in J&K, Ladakh 05 Dec 2020 06:26 Share00 Night temperatures rose due to cloud cover on Saturday in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh as the weather office forecast another spell of rain and snow beginning Sunday. “Weather will remain mainly dry till tomorrow evening after which there are 90 …
  • Now, Pak provocation along international border in Kashmir 05 Dec 2020 06:15 Dec 05, 2020, 11:26AM ISTSource: Times NowAfter the line of control, now there is Pak provocation in the Hira Nagar sector along the international border in Kashmir. Pakistan deliberately targeted civilian areas especially those living on both sides of the …
  • Lakshadweep Administrator Dineshwar Sharma dies; PM Modi, Shah express condolences 05 Dec 2020 05:57 Image Source : PTI Lakshadweep Administrator Dineshwar Sharma Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah expressed their condolences over the demise of the Administrator of Lakshadweep and former interlocutor to Jammu and Kashmir …
  • Voting in Kashmir at 31.61%, Jammu registers 68.8% 05 Dec 2020 05:19 Sangrama: In the third phase of District Development Council Elections, around 50.53% voting was recorded across J&K on Friday, with Kashmir recording 31.61% votes and Jammu recorded 68.88%. The polling took place peacefully in all areas except, in …
  • Morning mist covers Lahore, adjacent areas 05 Dec 2020 05:10 LAHORE: Mist hung in and around Lahore in the early morning hours of Friday, with the Met Office saying more was expected as the days grew colder in December. “As humidity decreases and the weather gets colder, more of this mist called fog is expected and …
  • 'Economy will continue to suffer under PTI rule' 05 Dec 2020 03:09 DERA ISMAIL KHAN: Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) chief Fazlur Rehman Friday said the government had battered the economy and there was no hope of its revival as long as the PTI remained in power. "All sections of the society are suffering due to …
  • 2020 brings a big smile to my face: Sharib Hashmi 05 Dec 2020 02:28 Sharib Hashmi turned film producer with Ram Singh Charlie this year. (Photo: Sharib Hashmi/Instagram)Sharib Hashmi left his mark in, at least, half-a-dozen web shows that dropped this year and turned a film producer with Ram Singh Charlie. “I hope I …
  • Rs28m missing facilities provided to 3,577 schools 05 Dec 2020 02:03 LAHORE: As a token of support for the provision of quality education to the marginalised children, Alight Pakistan has provided school supplies and missing facilities worth Rs28.6 million in 3,577 non-formal primary education schools being run by the Basic …
  • Can Biden help reset ties? 05 Dec 2020 01:48 President-elect Joe Biden is picking his team to pull the world back towards the United States of America, This is a herculean task. Thanks to outgoing President Donald Trump, many allies have already drifted away from Washington. Pakistan is one such …
  • People of Telangana have reposed faith in BJP’s politics of development: Amit Shah 05 Dec 2020 01:13 Hyderabad (Telangana), December 4 (ANI): Lauding the result of GHMC polls, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday thanked the people of Telangana “for reposing faith” in Bharatiya Janata Party’s politics of development. In a tweet, Shah also congratulated …
  • Majority of Muslims Voted For Biden, But Trump Got More Support Than He Did In 2016 05 Dec 2020 01:12 A woman wears a hijab and an American flag mask during an election celebration last month in New York's Times Square. Erin Lefevre/NurPhoto via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Erin Lefevre/NurPhoto via Getty Images A woman wears a …
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Third phase sees 50% voter turnout 05 Dec 2020 00:27
  • CDC claims shorter quarantine period for Coronavirus 05 Dec 2020 00:14 News Desk The recommended duration of quarantine has been shortened by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, reports Cnet. Previously, people were advised to quarantine for 14 days, however, CDC says it is fine to isolate for seven days provided …
  • NDA institutes trophy 05 Dec 2020 00:04 Pune: The National Defence Academy (NDA) has instituted a trophy in the memory of Lieutenant Ummer Fayaz, who was abducted and killed by militants, when he was on leave in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir in May 2017. The trophy would be awarded to a …
  • Rise and fall of Hafiz Saeed 04 Dec 2020 23:14 Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed has been sentenced to 10 years in jail for “terror financing” by an anti-terrorism court. (File)On November 19, a pivotal development took place in Pakistan. An anti-terrorism court sentenced chief of the banned …
  • Jail Manual ‘Undisputedly’ Needs Urgent Relook: HC 04 Dec 2020 22:49 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 1Shares Srinagar: Observing that the existing jail manual undisputedly requires to be urgently looked into, Jammu and Kashmir High Court has granted the government eight weeks time to finalize it. Hearing a Public Interest …
  • New Waqf Boards Soon for J&K, Ladakh: Naqvi 04 Dec 2020 22:49 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 8Shares New Delhi- Waqf Boards will soon be established in the Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, and the process for it has already started, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said on Friday. …
  • Roshni Scam: CBI Begins Probing JDA-Encroachers Nexus 04 Dec 2020 22:49 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 2Shares New Delhi: Widening its probe in Roshni scam cases in Jammu and Kashmir, the CBI has registered four preliminary enquiries into the alleged non-compliance of high court directives by officials of the Jammu …
  • 12 More Die Of Covid in J&K, 544 Fresh Cases Detected 04 Dec 2020 22:49 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 5Shares Srinagar: At least twelve more people succumbed to coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, taking the toll due to virus related deaths in the Union Territory to 1730. In Kashmir Valley, four more people died of …
  • J&K Gears Up For Covid-19 Vaccine Rollout 04 Dec 2020 22:49 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 12Shares Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday directed the Deputy Commissioners and the health department officials to kick off preparatory planning for the roll-out of Covid-19 vaccination and its hassle-free …
  • Candidate Shot At, Injured In Kokernag 04 Dec 2020 22:49 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 12Shares Srinagar: In the first attack on a District Development Council (DDC) election contestant in Jammu and Kashmir, militants shot at and injured an Apni Party candidate in Anantnag district on Friday, police said. …
  • 50.53% Vote In Phase III of DDC Polls: SEC 04 Dec 2020 22:49 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 4Shares Jammu: The third phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections held across 33 constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir recorded 50.53% of voter turnout, State Election Commissioner K.K Sharma on Friday. The SEC …
  • Former Kashmir Interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma Dead 04 Dec 2020 22:49 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 2Shares New Delhi: Former Jammu and Kashmir interlocutor and administrator of Lakshadweep Dineshwar Sharma, who earlier headed the Intelligence Bureau, died at a Chennai hospital on Friday following a severe lung disease, …